Lots 977 - 991 of Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021.

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Lots 977 - 991,
Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021. Raritan Stamps, Inc

 
RUSSIAN IMPERIAL POSTAL STATIONERY ITEMS
 
Lot   Cat.#
Description
Ph
Net Price
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Stationery Envelopes for City Post items
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977  cover  SKG4 A    (Catalogued by Standard Collection Catalog of The Russian Empire, issued in St. Petersburg in 2006) 1848, 2nd issue, 5k(+1k) blue, inverted indicia at the bottom left corner, size 170x113mm, tiny soiling at top right, still fresh, unused, VF, C.v. $200
sold
978  cover  SKG4 F 1857, 2nd issue, 5k(+1k) blue, inverted indicia at the bottom left corner, size 135x104mm, neat Moscow "14.JAN.18.." ds, wax seal on reverse, some soiling and horizontal fold, otherwise fine and rare usage
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sold
979  cover  SKG5 C 1864-68, 3rd issue, 5k(+1k) gray blue, indicia at the bottom right corner, size 135x102mm, insignificant foxing, still nice and clean, unused, VF, C.v. $200
sold
980  cover  SKG5 C var 1864-68, 3rd issue, 5k(+1k) pale ultra, color shade variety, indicia at the bottom right corner, size 135x102mm, fresh, unused, VF
sold
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Stamped Envelopes for Imperial Post
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981  cover  SK1 1848, 1st issue, 10k(+1k) black, sharp and clear embossing, size 137x107mm, addressed to Zhytomyr, pen cross cancellation, wax seal, VF, ex-Sarandinaki, Faberge, C.v. $1,000
sold
982  cover  SK1    Stamped Envelope No.1 Used as Money Letter
1848, stationery envelope 10k(+1k) black sent from Yasnovskaya Postal Station (Vladimir Gub.) to Moscow, addressed to Tea Shop and enclosed 34.50 rub, Postal Station wax seal, two-line black "Received. 1852. Jan.15" arrival marking on address side, some wear at right, still F/VF and a great rarity, the only known No.1 stamped envelope used as money letter, ex-M. Liphschutz
2875.00
983  cover  SK6 1848, 2nd issue, 30k(+1k) rose on yellowish paper, size 142x115mm, fresh, unused, VF, C.v. $300
sold
984  cover  SK9 1855, 4th issue, 20k(+1k) light blue on white paper, size 143x114mm, fresh, unused, VF, C.v. $150
sold
985  cover  SK11, var 1861, 5th issue, two envelopes of 20k(+1k) light blue or light ultra, approximate size 143x115mm, both printed on white paper, unused and VF, C.v. $300++
sold
986  cover  SK12 1861, 5th issue, 30(+1)k brick red on grayish paper, size 144x114mm, fresh, unused, VF, C.v. $175
110.00
987  cover  SK10-12 var    Plate Varieties on Envelopes of the 5th issue
1861, 12 items, including 5 of 10k(+1k) black (gray black or gray), 4 of 20k(+1k) gray ultra (pale ultra) and 3 of 30k(+1k) brick red (pale brick red), each one showing indicia's printing flaws, neatly arranged on exhibition pages, apparently fresh, unused and VF, C.v. $1,525 for envelopes w/o varieties
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sold
988  cover  SK21 var 1868, two unissued (due to incomparability of envelope size and denomination) 20k blue, size 113x75mm and 140x58mm, insignificant soiling spots, still fresh, unused, VF
sold
989  cover  PC12 var 1889-90, stationery postcard 3k red with double impression (one inverted), fresh and unused, VF and rare
275.00
990 Mi PC24 1913, Romanov Dynasty issue, Alexander III, three proofs in various stages of completion for central vignette for postal stationery card 3k in red, printed on a thin cards with size 36-43x44x45mm, one with inscription at bottom in black ink, mostly VF and very rare, ex-Norman Epstein
sold
991 cover  ES6 A 1896, essay of letter card with pre-paid reply 10k+10k blue, each part with red overprint "PROEKT", insignificant perf separation at right, still fresh, VF and very rare
sold

Lots 977 - 991,
Catalogue of Auction #89, April 15-17, 2021. Raritan Stamps, Inc